George William David Bell

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First name: George

Middle name: William David

Last name: Bell

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George William David Bell of Port Hedland, W.A., embarked from Fremantle on board HMAT A52 Surada, 17 Feb. 1915 and served with the 16th Battalion in France. (According to AIF he served with the 10th Lighthorse Regiment, 1st Reinforcement). He was wounded and captured at Reincourt near Bullicourt, France, April 1917, and repatriated May, 1918. Acting Corporal on enlistment, Private on NR.

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The European War, ca. 1914-1918 / William Henry Dyson
All’s fair in love and war ...

Don’t know why, but I love this image ... Life goes on despite the weary body language of both the Aussie soldier and the European woman. Both seem sick and tired of their situations; but the eye contact still seems to be intense in the middle of all that mayhem. See pic.

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